Problems of an Overworked Librarian #153

Staff: “I’m sorry, our bathrooms are currently unavailable.”


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Call for Submissions: Get Published in the NYPL Zine

CALLING ALL WRITERS AND ARTISTS! Submit your work in the next issue of the Library Zine: Voices from Across the New York Public Library.

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #144

Library Traffic During the Holidays…

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #143

Librarian Working from Home

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #142

There are a Rise of Cases in the City and in the Library System.

Management’s Response:

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #141

What you want to say when you get micromanaging from all sides of management…

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Help Support Book Collections for New Yorkers in Jails and Shelters

Help support the Prison Library Support Network (PLSN) an organization that is trying to provide New Yorkers living in shelters, jails, and transitional housing access to library collections that reflect their needs and interests.

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #140

How you feel when you still have to work the day after Thanksgiving…even during a Pandemic

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Problems of an Overworked Librarian #139

When management and union expectations are being shouted at you…


Problems of an Overworked Librarian #137

Human Resources: “You’ve Been on Vacation These Past Months We’re Closed. The Vacation is Over.”